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Best Selling Books
New York Times
Authoritatively ranked lists of books sold in the United States, sorted by format and genre. Rankings reflect unit sales reported on a confidential basis by vendors offering a wide range of general interest titles published in the United States. Every week, thousands of diverse selling locations report their actual sales on hundreds of thousands of individual titles. The panel of reporting retailers is comprehensive and reflects sales in tens of thousands of stores of all sizes and demographics across the United States.
Weekly news magazine focused on the international book publishing business. It is targeted at publishers, booksellers, librarians, literary agents, authors and the media. It offers feature articles and news on all aspects of the book business, bestsellers lists in a number of categories, and industry statistics, but its best known service is pre-publication book reviews, publishing some 9,000 per year.
Award Winning Books
American Library Association's Award Winners
Every year, the American Library Association and its member units honor people and institutions through an awards program that recognizes distinguished service to librarians and librarianship. Included among these are the Book Awards, in which ALA and its member units honor books through a variety of awards. These awards are given to publications, and the authors, illustrators, and publishers who create them.
The leading literary award in the English speaking world, and has brought recognition, reward and readership to outstanding fiction for over five decades.
Each year, the prize is awarded to what is, in the opinion of the judges, the best novel of the year written in English and published in the UK and Ireland. It is a prize that transforms the winner’s career.
National Book Award
The mission of the National Book Foundation is to celebrate the best literature in America, expand its audience, and ensure that books have a prominent place in American culture.
Did you Know?
The Library has a Popular Reading Collection which consists of many New York Times print best sellers. It is located on the main level of the Library near the Young Adult books, graphic novels collections, and newspapers/magazines.
Thanks for the feedback of the Student Library Advisory Board we added genre stickers to the book spines to make it easier for you to browse.